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How Thom Browne is reinventing outerwear

December 14, 2017

The new collection from the New York designer razes the rules for dressing up with transitional pieces that are smart, technical and marked by Browne’s signature stripes.

Why it took nearly a decade for Fischerspooner’s return

October 13, 2017

The New York art-pop band Fischerspooner is back with its queerest and catchiest record yet, thanks in part to some help from a former, very famous flame.

His & Hers

October 3, 2017

Straddle the gender divide with one foot on either side.

Katie Von Schleicher

June 28, 2017

Katie Von Schleicher’s Shitty Hits is an album’s worth of songs, built layer by layer from cassette recordings, that range from melancholy ballads to punchy confessionals.

Katja Novitskova

June 20, 2017

The Estonian artist with a knack for turning the natural world on its head invades Manhattan with sculptures that are out of this world.

L.A. Salami

April 20, 2017

Lookman Adekunle Salami, who performs under the abbreviated name L.A. Salami, is a philosopher of sorts.

Kaari Upson

April 19, 2017

The monumental work of the Los Angeles mixed-media artist turns the American dream inside out and lets all the messy parts spill out. Kaari Upson may just be the artist of our age.

Blanca Li and Maria Alexandrova, In Harmony

March 30, 2017

“I wanted to do a show that is a celebration of women, of femininity,” explains dancer and choreographer Blanca Li of her piece Goddesses and Demonesses.

Chris Brock

March 15, 2017

Blending the glamour of his former hometown with the boho spirit of his new digs, the ceramacist is creating something all his own.

Matched

March 10, 2017

One fateful day in a college philosophy class, Patrick Riley sat next to Alaina Moore, and as she tells it, their connection was “instantaneous.”

Soul Searching

February 2, 2017

There’s soul in Sampha’s music—an aching tone, singer-songwriter storytelling, and everyday existentialism.

The Shapeshifting Singer-songwriter

December 16, 2016

When Maggie Rogers arrived at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts for welcome week, a professor promptly dubbed her “the banjo girl.”

Objects of Desire

November 16, 2016

The couple behind the playful and subversive studio reanimating our notions of contemporary design.

Discovery: Genevieve Angelson

October 28, 2016

“I’m playing the wild one for the first time,” says Genevieve Angelson of her new show Good Girls Revolt. “I usually play the sidekick, or the girlfriend, or the type-A, highly-strung one. And that’s just not who I am.”

Topped Off

September 27, 2016

The season’s decadent, statement-making crystal earrings are reconfigured with a black chapeau, putting the glitz on the new eccentric mood of the season.

Shan Huq and Fashion’s Future

July 20, 2016

“At the end of the day, you have to sell clothes,” says fashion designer Shan Huq over the phone.

Ida Applebroog, From Then to Now

June 29, 2016

At 86 years old, Ida Applebroog is celebrated for her figurative paintings, sculptures, and films that evoke discourse surrounding gender, sexual identity, politics, and violence. Before the age of 45, however, she was largely unknown.

Denim Dreams

June 8, 2016

Two years ago, Matthew Dolan graduated from Parsons with a MFA in fashion design and society.

Adventures in A.W.A.K.E.

May 19, 2016

In 2012, former fashion editor Natalia Alaverdian launched her womenswear label A.W.A.K.E.

Discovery: Vanessa Kirby

May 2, 2016

“Stella is the battleground between Blanche and Stanley,” says British actress Vanessa Kirby of her character in A Streetcar Named Desire. “You’ve got these two cyclones, these forces of nature, and she’s in the middle of them.”